On the fauna of Macro-Heterocera of Bahcesaray district, with some eco-faunistical notes (Van Province, East Turkey) (Lepidoptera). Priamus 14 (3): 121-159, 43 figs. 36 maps.
This paper deals with the Macro-Heterocera fauna of Bahcesaray. Totally 55 species of the following 14 families, Arctiidae, Cimeliidae, Cossidae, Ctenuchidae, Drepanidae, Lasiocampidae, Lemoniidae, Lymantriidae, Notodontidae, Psychidae, Sesiidae, Sphingidae, Thyatiridae, and Zygaenidae are given. The species are listed alphabetically, together with their synonyms, original references, and distributional information as codes. Auto-ecological data to the species are added. Observational information in nature are illustrated. Illustrations of several genitalic preparations are given. Totally 36 triad distributional maps are prepared. Together with the previous contributions, all the species are new to the district. Among them, 7 species are new to Van Province.